Travel Nursing or Contract SUPERVISOR RN Job in Ketchikan, AK


Location: Ketchikan, AK

Type of Job: Travel Nursing or Contract

Compensation: $ 46.28 - $ 49.28

Shift: 1

Duration: 13 weeks

Start Date: 2017-01-02

Job Description

Nurse Managers supervise the day to day operations of a facility's nursing unit. Nurse Managers strive to improve patient care, even though their patient contact can be limited. Nurse Managers focus mainly on administrative duties for their entire unit.


As a Nurse Manager your duties consist of:
  • Hiring and retaining members of the staff.
  • Arranging training sessions.
  • Conduct employee evaluations and employee advancement programs.
  • Creating employee work schedules.
  • Developing procedures and policies to advance the department and the way patients are cared for.
  • Making departmental budgets.
  • Tracking monthly expenses.
  • Buying supplies and equipment.


One year of experience as a Nurse Manager within the past two years.
  • Current RN License in good standing.
  • Up to date Basic Life Support through American Heart Association.
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen.


If, during your next travel nursing assignment, you wish to spend every day in a beautiful, breath-taking environment, Alaska deserves your consideration. Featuring gorgeous expanses of land by day and a mysteriously captivating sky by night, this is a corner of the country worth investigating. This is where you will capture some of the most scenic images in your lifetime - whether with your eyes or your trusty camera.

Alaska invites its visitors to explore the amazing rivers and awe-inspiring mountains it has to offer. Sightseeing is a favorite pastime for travelers, and you will quickly understand why. You can marvel at Alaska's snowy terrain from high up with Ridgeline Aviation, Alaska Coach Tours - touring from Juneau, Ketchikan and Skagway - offers the chance for visitors to interact a little more intimately with the Alaskan environment.

The state of Alaska is also immensely proud of its overflowing culture. Institutions such as Juneau's Alaska State Museum present remarkable exhibits - thought-provoking images and lovingly crafted sculptures from years ago enrich the halls and will likely do the same to your mind as you observe them. The story of Alaska is an endearing one; you'll want to learn all you can.

Discover Alaska on your next travel assignment for an experience like no other. As you feast your eyes on the wondrous views no other state can rival, you may find it hard to believe you're advancing your career as a nurse as well! But that's why traveling to this state is such a golden opportunity.

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You can earn up to $250 when you find a travel or contract job at TPC and that's in addition to any bonuses from the agency!

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